NTS was created in 2002 for providing scholarships, testing service and scholarships. NTS main office is in Islamabad. NTS is providing evaluation and recruitment service to government organization and private organization. Universities are also using NTS service for their admission tests. NTS also announce jobs for different organizations on their website and newspapers. Organizations can rely on testing service that is provided by NTS. Almost every top ranked universities and government organizations are using NTS test service. NTS is conduction two types of test once is called NAT and other is called GAT. NTS is recognized by HEC.
NTS Vision – 2020
Here we are sharing NTS 10-Year future plan that we have collected from their website. NTS is doing great work and have created vision for 2020. In 2020 NTS vision is to reach out to 10 million beneficiaries. During this 10 year visions NTS will focus on:
- Testing and Assessment
- HR Development
- Network and Partnership Building
- Institutional Capacity Building
- Regional and International Cooperation
- Research and Development
- Information and Knowledge Management
In 2020 NTS vision is to focus on services for education and government organizations, private sectors and providing service to human resource organization. NTS is also working on international standards test and assessment products. NTS goal is to improve the education quality of Pakistan. NTS is using technology all over the country through WAN/LAN with centralized software installed in educational institutes.
Other Goals under the Vision – 2020 are:
- NTS will increase its test item contributors up to 5000.
- NTS center will be established and 07 MTC to conduct the test.
- 10000 staff and partners will be trained with different skills.
- NTS will sign new partnerships with 1,000 organizations and institutions all over Pakistan.
- NTS will create a system to sharing network and information all over Pakistan.
- NTS will improve their test taking capability for paper-based test. 1 million candidates will benefit from this and they are also working to improve the computer based test.
- More and more people are applying for NTS test that’s why they are improving the data processing which can process 100,000 application forms per day.
- NTS panel will establish 1,000 institutions.
- Data Center will be established by NTS.
- They will improve the security for Printing Press and Copyrights of contents.